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A Brief History of Time

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Cruise Control

Bruce Rock I drove to Bruce Rock Thursday evening, stayed in a pleasant little cabin, ate an excellent Thai green curry prawn soup at the roadhouse, and consulted with the nice Thai lady who cooked it regarding the ingredients. I really like … Continue reading

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When it affects one’s ability to ride a motorcycle, it’s serious.

This morning, before packing up the bike for a ride to Perth, I sat on the Silver Lady for few moments to get the feel of my shoulder.  Last Sunday I had ridden after the heavy lifting, with no difficulty … Continue reading

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Continuing Alone

Further to my interrupted thoughts on going it alone, I have spent much of the last week pondering the apparent inevitability of ending my days without a partner.  It seriously does not concern me any longer, and indeed is becoming … Continue reading

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The Plot Curdles

We went back this morning to the house the Kiwis told me of yesterday.  Carl spotted the blue Nissan Navarra first.    He insists I document this fact. I spoke to Mutts.  I asked him for his help, and described the … Continue reading

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Good News/Bad News

The good news is I had a glass extension on my insurance.  One free replacement per year. Otherwise the excess would have been $450, roughly twice the cost of the replacement. The bad news is that electronics such as phones, … Continue reading

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